By Edward Quinn
The entries during this source contain synopses and demanding checks of all of Orwell's paintings; descriptions of characters in Orwell's fiction, comparable to Winston Smith, Napoleon the pig, and extra; descriptions of individuals, locations and issues very important in Orwell's existence and paintings, equivalent to communism, the Spanish Civil struggle, and extra.
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